The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Security Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Security Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Security Engineer
Rank 47 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Security Engineer 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.07% 0.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 0.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,375
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.80%
Network Security Engineer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
280 278 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 96.55% 99.64% 98.23%
Number of salaries quoted 245 250 269
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Security Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer in the job title across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Security Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Network Security Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Security Engineer across the Bedford region.

Network Security Engineer Salary Trend in Bedford

Network Security Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) CCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) CCSA
2 6 (85.71%) CCDP
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
4 4 (57.14%) tcpdump
4 4 (57.14%) CCDA
5 3 (42.86%) F5
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (14.29%) MS Visio

Network Security Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region that cited Network Security Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Security Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (85.71%) Spanning Tree
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) OSPF
2 6 (85.71%) BGP
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
3 4 (57.14%) tcpdump
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) CCSE
2 6 (85.71%) CCDP
2 6 (85.71%) CCSA
3 4 (57.14%) CCDA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) F5